[75] Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.34% (1,054) of the population. [79][80], As of March 23, 2011, there were a total of 13,647 registered voters in Sparta Township, of which 2,393 (17.5% vs. 16.5% countywide) were registered as Democrats, 4,854 (35.6% vs. 39.3%) were registered as Republicans and 6,387 (46.8% vs. 44.1%) were registered as Unaffiliated. [103], Sparta is home of Hilltop Country Day School, a private school for students in kindergarten through eighth grade. Find Sussex County local business listings in and near Sparta, NJ. Affordable Housing; Salute 07871; Sparta Clean Communities; Sparta Stigma Free; Town Hall. Of all households, 17.4% were made up of individuals and 8.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. Weichert Realtors is one of the nation's leading providers of Sparta, New Jersey real estate for sale and home ownership services. Six former employees of the Mohawk House restaurant in Sparta are suing the restaurant's owner, saying Stephen Scro "unapologetically" sexually harassed and … [63] New Jersey is represented in the United States Senate by Democrats Cory Booker (Newark, term ends 2021)[64] and Bob Menendez (Paramus, term ends 2025). About 2.3% of families and 3.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.4% of those under age 18 and 5.5% of those age 65 or over. Schools were established in Ogdensburg by 1806 and in Sparta by 1812. In 1856 the Passaic Zinc Company started operations at the Sterling Hill Mine and constructed large ore crushers, shipping the ores to the company's plant in Jersey City. [citation needed]. During weekdays, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., ambulances are staffed by two paid EMTs. Administrator. Download COVID Alert NJ. Deputy Director Dennis J. Mudrick (R, Sparta Township, 2015),[71] [107] Lakeland Bus Lines provides commuter service to the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Midtown Manhattan from the Sparta police station and Blue Heron Road park and rides on the Route 80 route.[108]. Sparta Township is governed within the Faulkner Act, formally known as the Optional Municipal Charter Law, under the Council-Manager (Plan B) form of municipal government, implemented based on the recommendations of a Charter Study Commission as of July 1, 1960. Visiting Angels Sparta Township is a locally owned and operated home care agency, providing care for seniors in Sussex County and nearby areas. 196, which lowers indoor and […], Governor Phil Murphy signed Executive Order No. Graveyard was established in 1868. [88], The Sparta Township Public School District serves students in public school from pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade. In the 1750s, Dutch explorers discovered red ores in the area and attempted to mine copper. [86][87] In the 2009 gubernatorial election, Republican Chris Christiereceived 4,694 votes (65.2% vs. 63.3% countywide), ahead of Democrat Jon Corzine with 1,844 votes (25.6% vs. 25.7%), Independent Chris Daggett with 593 votes (8.2% vs. 9.1%) and other candidates with 37 votes (0.5% vs. 1.3%), among the 7,202 ballots cast by the township's 13,308 registered voters, yielding a 54.1% turnout (vs. 52.3% in the county). There were 7,423 housing units at an average density of 200.9 per square mile (77.6/km2). Sparta has been noted for the high number of pilots and their families who settle in the area. [34], The township borders the municipalities of Andover Township, Byram Township, Franklin borough, Hardyston Township, Hopatcong borough Lafayette Township and Ogdensburg, New Jersey Ogdensburg Borough in Sussex County; and Jefferson Township in Morris County.[35][36]. We invite you to become a valued member of our business family and look forward to assisting you with all your chimney, fireplace, and masonry needs. 973-896-2460 Phone. [20], Pre-colonial Sparta was inhabited by the Lenape Native Americans. Our first chief was Reverend E. S. Ford who served in that capacity from 1923 to 1926. Brown Elementary and Pope John XXIII High School. [83] In the 2008 presidential election, Republican John McCain received 6,462 votes (59.9% vs. 59.2% countywide), ahead of Democrat Barack Obama with 4,171 votes (38.7% vs. 38.7%) and other candidates with 103 votes (1.0% vs. 1.5%), among the 10,781 ballots cast by the township's 13,490 registered voters, for a turnout of 79.9% (vs. 76.9% in Sussex County). The first election in which the candidates receiving the most votes won office was held in November 2012. In 1889, Thomas Edison invested $3.5 million in his Edison Ore-Milling Company to build iron operations on 2,500 acres (10 km2) of Sparta Mountain. Schools in the district (with 2009-10 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics) are Helen Morgan School (K-2; had 649 students in K-4 as of 2008-09), Alpine School (3-5; had 709 students in PreK-4), Sparta Middle School with 1,036 students in grades 6-8 and Sparta High School with 1,218 students in grades 9-12. County Clerk Jeff Parrott (R, 2016),[76] The department is led by the Chief of Police Neil Spidaletto. Phillip R. Crabb (R, Franklin, 2014),[72] Sparta Township is a township in Sussex County, New Jersey, United States. Sparta covers more than 38 square miles. Mohawk Avenue School[93] with 207 students in grade 3, Legal. Affordable Housing; Salute 07871; Sparta Clean Communities; Sparta Stigma Free; Town Hall. [6] The council chooses a Mayor and Deputy Mayor from among themselves to serve one-year terms of office. Inset: Location of Sussex County highlighted in the State of New Jersey. [102], The Roman Catholic Diocese of Paterson is responsible for Rev. In 1926, the Arthur D. Crane Company along with developer and designer Herbert L. Closs constructed a 600-foot (180 m) dam across the Wallkill River to form 300-acre (1.2 km2) Lake Mohawk in 1928. [69] As of 2014[update], Sussex County's Freeholders are [51] The township is one of 42 municipalities (of the 565) statewide governed under this form. Edison hoped to concentrate the mountain's vast quantities of low-grade ore and supply East Coast mills with raw material. [53], As of 2020[update], members of the Sparta Township Council are Mayor Jerard J. Murphy (term on the council and as mayor ends December 31, 2020), Deputy Mayor Christine Quinn (term on council and as deputy mayor ends 2020), Daniel M. Chiariello (2022), David F. Smith (2022) and Molly Ann Whilesmith (2022). Replies (4) Dear Sparta, [8], Of the 6,868 households, 41.8% had children under the age of 18; 69.6% were married couples living together; 6.9% had a female householder with no husband present and 20.6% were non-families. 65 Main Street, Sparta, NJ 07871, 2020 SPARTA TOWNSHIP ONLINE SURPLUS AUCTION PUBLIC NOTICE:  Starting Wednesday, December 2nd […], Clarifications for Outdoor High School Sports, Governor Phil Murphy and Superintendent of the State Police Colonel Patrick Callahan […], Gov Murphy Extends Public Health Emergency, Governor Phil Murphy signed Executive Order No. Surrogate Gary R. Chiusano (R, filling the vacancy after the resignation of Nancy Fitzgibbons). The department's headquarters is located at 141 Woodport Road but it also has substations on Glen Road and Sparta Stanhope Road. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township's population was 19,722,[8][9][10] reflecting an increase of 1,642 (+9.1%) from the 18,080 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 2,923 (+19.3%) from the 15,157 counted in the 1990 Census. The Sparta Township Fire Department, located in Sussex County, New Jersey was organized in 1923 and incorporated on February 2nd, 1925. [19], Sparta was organized as a township by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on April 14, 1845, from portions of Byram Township, Frankford Township, Hardyston Township and (the now-defunct) Newton Township. Helen Morgan School[94] with 439 students in grades 4-5, Cemetery; Photos ; Map; Enter thru Presbyterian gate, go to left. SPARTA, NJ – All sports and the marching band have been put on hold for 14 days at Sparta High School. For every 100 females, there were 97.3 males. [email protected] [84] In the 2004 presidential election, Republican George W. Bush received 6,622 votes (65.8% vs. 63.9% countywide), ahead of Democrat John Kerry with 3,311 votes (32.9% vs. 34.4%) and other candidates with 102 votes (1.0% vs. 1.3%), among the 10,070 ballots cast by the township's 12,537 registered voters, for a turnout of 80.3% (vs. 77.7% in the whole county). The racial makeup of the township was 96.7% White, 0.3% African American, 0.1% Native American, 1.4% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.45% from other races, and 1.09% from two or more races. The Township Council has the responsibility for all legislative matters. [1][2], Lake Mohawk (with 8,092 out of the CDP's total 2010 Census population of 9,916 in the township[30]) is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) split between Byram Township and Sparta Township. It wasn't until 1868 that the Ogden Mine Railroad began operations and made it economical to ship zinc and iron ore to Nolan's Point on Lake Hopatcong where the Morris Canal had a marine terminal that could ship ore to Newark. The racial makeup was 94.15% (18,569) White, 1.00% (198) Black or African American, 0.11% (22) Native American, 2.49% (491) Asian, 0.02% (4) Pacific Islander, 0.70% (139) from other races, and 1.52% (299) from two or more races. The Planning Board mtg scheduled for Wed, 12/2 has been canceled. Sparta, NJ Directions {{::location.tagLine.value.text}} Sponsored Topics. In 1836, Henry Decker, along with Nelson Hunt and Lewis Sherman, began the manufacture of anchors at their forges in Sparta. In-person municipal court sessions have been canceled until further notice. [74][69] Graham was chosen in April 2013 to fill the seat vacated by Parker Space, who had been chosen to fill a vacancy in the New Jersey General Assembly. Veritas Christian Academy, a small private school, educates students in grades 9 – 12. [85], In the 2013 gubernatorial election, Republican Chris Christie received 72.8% of the vote (4,431 cast), ahead of Democrat Barbara Buono with 24.6% (1,496 votes), and other candidates with 2.6% (159 votes), among the 6,140 ballots cast by the township's 14,360 registered voters (54 ballots were spoiled), for a turnout of 42.8%. Sparta Middle School[95] with 759 students in grades 6-8 and Our expertly trained, highly respected physicians in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania video conference every week to review each case. Map of Sparta Township in Sussex County. 973-729-4493. The per capita income for the borough was $50,115 (+/- $3,064). 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Call or visit our Sparta, New Jersey location to schedule an appointment with a specialty-trained orthopedic doctor near you Emergencies If you call before or after our office hours with an urgent problem, our answering service will relay your message to our on-call doctor. No permanent settlers arrived until 1778, when Robert Ogden and his wife built their home and constructed an iron forge on lands he had acquired and "called their house and farm Sparta. The Sparta Fire Department serves the township, providing firefighting services along with vehicle extrication and HazMat services. For every 100 females ages 18 and older there were 95.1 males. The Horseshoe mine was opened in 1772 by the Englishmen Spargo and Harvey who shipped ore by horse and mule to the forges at Sparta and Hopewell. The lime quarry fed Edison's Portland cement operations, and was in continuous operation under various owners for more than 80 years until closed in 2003. [62], For the 116th United States Congress, New Jersey's Eleventh Congressional District is represented by Mikie Sherrill (D, Montclair). Website +1 973-579-9833. 15 Other Attractions within 5 miles. New Jersey Route 94 and County Route 517 also pass through the township. Visiting Angels Sparta, New Jersey 973-726-3010 During the years of its operation the limestone quarry was an important source of employment and tax revenue for Sparta. Zinc operations continued until 1986 when the Sterling Hill mine ceased operation. People who were born in, residents of, or otherwise closely associated with Sparta Township include: Township in Sussex County, New Jersey, United States. Sparta, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA Show Map. The Sterling Hill mine site is currently occupied by the Sterling Hill Mining Museum and is open to the public for tours. The average household size was 2.90 and the average family size was 3.28. Mohawk House (463) 3.3 mi $$$$ American. Krogh's Restaurant and Brew Pub (254) 3.9 mi $$ - $$$ American. Sterling Hill Mining Museum (237) 3.4 mi. [25], In 1848 the New Jersey Zinc Company began operations at Sterling Hill. Sparta has 11 private lake communities; the largest of which is Lake Mohawk. Sparta Ambulance Squad; Personal HELP Resources; Announcements; Township Calendar; Senior Services; Health Corner; Commuter INFO; Parks & Rec Registration; Schools; Shop Sparta; Sparta Public Library; Township Initiatives. 195, which permits municipalities and […], Add Your Phone to the COVID Fight. ZOOM Teleconferencing Link: – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85669700871?pwd=cU9Nd1RTTHRKbUpZYnBWR0JINHhz UT09, Audio Conference Phone #: (929) 205-6099 Meeting ID 856 6970 0871, Call (973) 726-INFO (4636) to receive required password-available 12/7/20-12/9/20, Sparta website: www.spartanj.org or Email [email protected], 16dec11:00 amSenior Advisory Committee (In-Person/Online), SPARTA TOWNSHIP SENIOR ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEETING New Jersey Herald Despite declaring he would take time to "relax" following his Nov. 1 retirement , former Morris County Prosecutor Fredric Knapp has … See all. Sparta is home of Hilltop Country Day School, a private school for grades K-8. [20] The township was named after the existing community of Sparta, which had been settled and named years before,[21] the name likely coming from Sparta, Greece. The squad and its more than 60 members operate four ambulances (4191, 4192, 4193), an off road utility vehicle, and an Emergency Response Unit (4195). Add Favorite. Contact Weichert today to buy or sell real estate in Sparta, NJ. As of 2020, members of the Sparta Township Council are Mayor Jerard Murphy, Deputy Mayor Christine Quinn, Councilwoman Molly Whilesmith, Councilman David Smith, and  Councilman Dan Chiariello. The Wisconsin Glacier created all the lakes and streams. The Order extends the […], NJ Extends Certain Election-Related Deadlines, Governor Phil Murphy signed Executive Order No. Nestled in the highlands of Sussex County, Seneca Lake is a community that offers its members a place for social and recreational activities. Sparta is in the Highlands which is composed of igneous and metamorphic rock. This new construction, quick move-in home is the "Roxbury" plan by Ryan Homes, and is located in the community of The Stone Gate at Sparta at 1 Cypress Lane, Sparta, NJ-07871. Alpine Elementary School[92] with 695 students in grades PreK-2, The availability of the cheap Minnesota ores put an end to iron mining in Sparta. Then we plan the best treatment, and get patients where they need to go, even if it is not here. [57][58], Sparta Township is located in the 11th Congressional District[59] and is part of New Jersey's 24th state legislative district. [105], As of May 2010[update], the township had a total of 132.81 miles (213.74 km) of roadways, of which 97.07 miles (156.22 km) were maintained by the municipality, 20.05 miles (32.27 km) by Sussex County and 15.69 miles (25.25 km) by the New Jersey Department of Transportation.[106]. [97][98], The Sparta Education Foundation was founded in 2006 to help with budgetary issues in the Sparta school district and to bring extra funds to the public school district from concerned private citizens and groups. Sparta: NJ’s Free & Secure App For COVID-19 Alerts; Hopatcong-Sparta, NJ NewsSparta County Health Department Weekly Update 11/30; Hopatcong-Sparta, NJ … The council voted to shift its municipal elections from May to November, and voters approved a 2011 referendum that ended a requirement that a runoff election be held in June in the event that no candidate received a majority of votes in the May council election. The median age was 38 years. Census Bureau map of Sparta Township, New Jersey. "[49], The 2010 United States Census counted 19,722 people, 6,868 households, and 5,453 families in the township. Seneca Lake Club PO Box 505 Sparta, NJ 07871. www.senecalakeclub@gmail.com [100] The Board of Education office is located in the Mohawk Avenue School. This is what created the mountains through Sparta and northwards. [citation needed]. District #1, 3, 10, 12, 14 Sparta First Presbyterian Church, 32 Main St. District #4, 6, 8 Alpine Elementary School Gym, 151 Andover Rd. There were 6,590 housing units at an average density of 176.2 per square mile (68.1/km2). In his 1994 book The Airport: Terminal Nights and Runway Days at John F. Kennedy International, James Kaplan describes the home township of an interviewee as "thickly populated, for no particular reason, with pilots, many of whom do their flying out of Kennedy. Senior Advisory Committee (In-Person/Online), Photo by Jenny Dericks, TAPintoSparta.net, https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85669700871?pwd=cU9Nd1RTTHRKbUpZYnBWR0JINHhz UT09, NJ’s Free & Secure App for COVID-19 Alerts, National Alliance on Mental Illness Support Seminar. Founded as a planned recreational community in New Jersey's Sussex County, Lake Mohawk Country Club continues to be one of New Jersey's premier providers of year-round lake community living. According to the United States Census Bureau, the township had a total area of 38.80 square miles (100.50 km2), including 36.79 square miles (95.28 km2) of land and 2.02 square miles (5.22 km2) of water (5.20%). 198, extending certain election-related deadlines. SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ –The Sussex County officials reported 66 new cases and no additional deaths on November 25. George A. Males had a median income of $89,118 (+/- $5,949) versus $60,590 (+/- $5,416) for females.                        December 16, 2020 @ 11:00 a.m. View listing photos, review sales history, and use our detailed real estate filters to find the perfect place. Earlier attempts to obtain iron from the mineral rich ore of the Sterling Hill failed because of manganese contamination, but zinc was recoverable and the ores at Sterling Hill were rich with it.[26]. [29] The private resort community created by the Crane Company consisted primarily of summer homes, but the homes began to be winterized in the 1940s and the current membership of 2,600 families are largely year-round residents. As of the 2010 United States Census, there were 19,722 people, 6,868 households, and 5,453 families residing in the township. Limestone is no longer mined, but a limited amount of granite continues to be quarried by a handful of employees.[27]. Help. Enter thru Presbyterian gate, go to left. Much of the original stretch of this highway within Sparta has been bypassed by a freeway, with the old route now designated New Jersey Route 181. [8], The Census Bureau's 2006-2010 American Community Survey showed that (in 2010 inflation-adjusted dollars) median household income was $112,699 (with a margin of error of +/- $6,658) and the median family income was $127,669 (+/- $8,981). 200. Sparta is home to a public school system, a parochial Catholic school system, the Sussex County Technical High School and two independent schools. The population density was 533.9 inhabitants per square mile. Pilots like the woods. We are located in Sussex County NJ. The per capita income for the township was $36,910. [89] As of the 2018–19 school year, the district, comprised of five schools, had an enrollment of 3,203 students and 275.9 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 11.6:1. Sparta Ambulance Squad; Personal HELP Resources; Announcements; Township Calendar; Senior Services; Health Corner; Commuter INFO; Parks & Rec Registration; Schools; Shop Sparta; Sparta Public Library; Township Initiatives. In 1872, the New Jersey Midland Railroad (later known as the New York, Susquehanna & Western) extended to Ogdensburg and captured the zinc ore traffic. Folding and faulting occurred when a continent struck the North American Plate. [31][32][33], Other unincorporated communities, localities and place names located partially or completely within the township include Ackerson, Edison, Hopewell, Houses Corner, Monroe, Sparta Junction, Sussex Mills, Upper Mohawk and Woodruffs Gap. By Erin Walsh, Neighbor Jun 4, 2020 10:10 p m ET | Updated Jun 6, 2020 3:11 pm ET. DUE TO THE COVID EMERGENCY THE ZONING BOARD PUBLIC HEARING WILL BE HELD, ZONING BOARD MEETING AGENDA DECEMBER 9, 2020- 6:00 PM, DUE TO THE COVID EMERGENCY THE ZONING BOARD PUBLIC HEARING WILL BE HELD AS A VIRTUAL MEETING [8], 28.9% of the population were under the age of 18, 6.1% from 18 to 24, 21.5% from 25 to 44, 32.4% from 45 to 64, and 11.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The community promotes the recreation, health, welfare, congeniality and good fellowship of its members. Get directions, maps, and traffic for Sparta, NJ. [9][60][61] Prior to the 2010 Census, Sparta Township had been split between the 5th Congressional District and the 11th Congressional District, a change made by the New Jersey Redistricting Commission that took effect in January 2013, based on the results of the November 2012 general elections. Sparta Township, NJ 07871 Males had a median income of $74,293 versus $39,349 for females. The population density was 533.9 inhabitants per square mile (206.1/km2). Sparta Twp Council. The population density was 483.5 people per square mile (186.7/km2). Sussex County Teens Charged With Mischief, Conspiracy: Police - Hopatcong-Sparta, NJ - An observant resident led to the charges, police said. Sparta Township Municipal Bldg There are nine pieces of equipment ranging from the chief's vehicle, various fire engines, a rescue truck and a ladder truck. The Township Council has the responsibility for all legislative matters. Today, the squad is staffed by a combination of volunteers and paid EMTs. Sparta Dispatch located in Sparta Police Headquarters is staffed 24/7 by trained Telecommunicators and Emergency Medical Dispatchers. [47][48], The median income for a household in the township was $89,835, and the median income for a family was $100,658. The council chooses a Mayor and Deputy Mayor from among themselves to serve one-year terms of office. "[23] The first public building in Sparta was the Presbyterian Church which was incorporated in 1786. [101], Sparta is also home to Sussex County Technical School, a county-wide technical high school. Constitutional officers elected on a countywide basis are Cloveberry (114) 3.7 mi $$ - $$$ American. [81][82], In the 2012 presidential election, Republican Mitt Romney received 6,370 votes (61.6% vs. 59.4% countywide), ahead of Democrat Barack Obama with 3,747 votes (36.3% vs. 38.2%) and other candidates with 188 votes (1.8% vs. 2.1%), among the 10,335 ballots cast by the township's 14,177 registered voters, for a turnout of 72.9% (vs. 68.3% in Sussex County). Dial 911 for Police, Fire & Ambulance in an Emergency! Sparta Township’s Ballot Box is now open and located outside of the Sparta Police Department Dispatch Center. Zillow has 160 homes for sale in Sparta Township NJ. ... state or county cemetery. Parker, Charles Whatley; and Greene, Barnet M. Cullum, George Washington; and Holden, Edward Singleton. At its peak Edison's operation employed 500 people, but after a 10 year effort he abandoned his attempt to compete with more economical ores from Minnesota's Mesabi Iron Range. There were 13 voters registered to other parties. [90] Schools in the district (with 2018–19 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics[91]) are Sparta NJ Homes for Sale & Properties. Additionally, the Council makes appointments to both the policy and decision-making boards and various advisory committees in accordance with general law and Township ordinances and resolutions. The Franklin Marble goes through the township from Lime Crest Quarry to the New York line. 105 North Church Road Sparta, NJ 07871 Fax: (973) 383-6951 The Sussex County Technical School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, Many inscriptions not listed. SPARTA, NJ –Sparta public school students are going back to school but it will be far from normal. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.4 males. The average household size was 2.87 and the average family size was 3.27. Sparta is also home to Sussex County Technical School, a county-wide technical high school. [3][54][55][56], In 2018, the township had an average property tax bill of $12,044, the highest in the county, compared to an average bill of $8,767 statewide. About 1.0% of families and 1.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 1.6% of those under age 18 and 2.1% of those age 65 or over. Sparta is served by the Skylands Connect bus, which provides service to Newton, Hamburg and Sussex. The Zoning Board mtg sched for Wed, 12/9 will be conducted online, time changed to 6PM (. [67][68], Sussex County is governed by a Board of Chosen Freeholders whose five members are elected at-large in partisan elections on a staggered basis, with either one or two seats coming up for election each year. From 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. and all day on weekends, Volunteer crews are on call to handle emergencies. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township's population was 19,722, reflecting an increase of 1,642 (+9.1%) from the 18,080 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 2,923 (+19.3%) from the 15,157 counted in the 1990 Census. Lake Mohawk houses many boutiques and gift shops that cater to a wide variety of shoppers. At Sparta Cancer Center, we put an entire team behind our patients. [22] Ogdensburg borough was incorporated on February 26, 1914, from portions of Sparta Township. Freeholder Director Richard Vohden (R, Green Township, 2016),[70] Sparta Ambulance Squad; Personal HELP Resources; Announcements; Township Calendar; Senior Services; Health Corner; Commuter INFO; Parks & Rec Registration; Schools; Shop Sparta; Sparta Public Library; Township Initiatives. The lights and noise of Manhattan, fifty miles distant, attract flight attendants, single people mostly. According to the 2000 census, 65% of Sparta Township workers commute to jobs outside of the county. Sparta Township is a township in Sussex County, New Jersey, United States. Brown Elementary and Pope John XXIII High School. The Sparta Police Department is headquartered in the Municipal Building. In 2013, the squad responded to 1,425 calls.[109]. New Jersey Herald. Village President of New Jersey, County Clerks, and every minister of every religion. The Lake Mohawk Boardwalk and Plaza are listed on the State and National Historic Registers. 65 Main St. Gail Phoebus (R, Andover Township, 2015). The Roman Catholic Diocese of Paterson is responsible for Rev. [65][66], For the 2018–2019 session (Senate, General Assembly), the 24th Legislative District of the New Jersey Legislature is represented in the State Senate by Steve Oroho (R, Franklin) and in the General Assembly by Parker Space (R, Wantage Township) and Harold J. Wirths (R, Hardyston Township). Sussex County Glass gives you the best glass repair and glass installation services in Sparta, NJ and surrounding areas.Our glass experts are knowledgeable and experienced in glass services for both your home and business. There were 7,423 housing units at an average density of 200.9 per square mile. COVID […], The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Family & Friends is a […], COVID-19 is transmitted predominately by respiratory droplets generated when people cough, sneeze, […]. Their success led to a small industry of forging anchors in Sparta, but by the end of the Civil War the forge industry in Sparta had come to an end. [99] In 2009, the Foundation provided technology money for SMART boards and projectors in Alpine and Helen Morgan schools. https://www.niche.com/places-to-live/sparta-township-sussex-nj Sparta Ambulance Squad's building is located at 14 Sparta Avenue. An end to iron Mining in Sparta Township, New Jersey Route 15 is the Superintendent of.... 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